URBANA, Ill. (AP) – Students and staff at the University of Illinois can be tested for the coronavirus with a saliva sample instead of an uncomfortable nasal swab.
CHICAGO (AP) – The University of Chicago has removed a plaque and stone that honored Stephen Douglas, a U.S. senator from Illinois in the 1800s.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – A coronavirus virus outbreak that has infected 61 inmates and five staff members at the Fort Dodge Correctional Facility has claimed the life of its first inmate there.
CHICAGO (AP) – One of Chicago’s bloodiest holiday weekends in memory ended with 17 people killed and 70 more wounded by gunfire.
WAUCONDA, Ill. (AP) – Wauconda’s iconic beach seen in the “The Blue Brothers’ movie is set to open after a $3 million renovation.